1. Washington Redskins Can't Let Brian Orakpo Go

    On Monday in Baltimore, 75 miles northeast of the Washington Redskins ' team headquarters in Ashburn , Va...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 6,223 reads 34 comments

  2. What If the Giants Never Landed Eli Manning?

    In parallel universes, the Giants are being quarterbacked by Ben Roethlisberger , Philip Rivers, Aaron Rodgers and whoever the hell relieved Kurt Warner in 2010. Confused? Let us explain...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 14,236 reads 43 comments

  3. If the Redskins Use the Franchise Tag, It Has to Be on Brian Orakpo

    Considering how terrible the Washington Redskins defense was last year, it's scary to consider how many veterans the team could lose this offseason...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 4,469 reads 86 comments

  4. Franchise-Tag Options for the Eagles: Maclin, Cooper or Donnie Jones?

    There are only four impending Philadelphia Eagles unrestricted free agents worth talking about, but one is a backup quarterback who would never be worth franchise-tag money...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 3,102 reads 12 comments

  5. Should the New York Giants Use the Franchise Tag on Linval Joseph?

    On Monday, the New York Giants will gain the ability to use the franchise tag in order to prevent one of their impending free agents from hitting the open market when the new league year begins on March 11...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 2,345 reads 10 comments

  6. Don't Expect the Dallas Cowboys to Use the Franchise Tag This Time Around

    By now, the Dallas Cowboys oughta be used to being strapped for cash. They were up against the salary cap last year, too, but they still found a way to keep Anthony Spencer with a $10...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 6,698 reads 30 comments

  7. Grading the Washington Redskins' 2013 Draft

    "They" say it takes two, three or more years to properly assess a team's draft class. But we aren't patient. We were already issuing grades just hours after the Washington Redskins and their 31 NFL counterparts made their picks last April...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 11,755 reads 86 comments

  8. Who's on the Hot Seat in the 2014 NFL Offseason?

    The 2014 NFL regular season won't kick off for another seven months, but a lot will go down between now and then, with a lot at stake...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 39,005 reads 64 comments

  9. Grading the Philadelphia Eagles' 2013 Draft

    The common belief is that it takes several years to properly assess a team's draft class. But we don't have that kind of patience...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 11,927 reads 41 comments

  10. Grading the New York Giants' 2013 Draft

    The common belief is that it takes two, three, even four years to properly assess a team's draft class. But we don't have that kind of time or patience...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 9,673 reads 22 comments

  11. The Eagles Would Be Crazy to Take a Quarterback in the First Round

    Prioritizing positions of need over your draft board can of course be dangerous, but finding a happy medium between those two extremes is probably the key...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 8,992 reads 103 comments

  12. Grading the Dallas Cowboys' 2013 Draft

    "They" say it takes two, three, however many years to properly assess a team's draft class. But we're impatient...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 10,232 reads 28 comments

  13. Should the New York Giants Pay Big Bucks to Bring Justin Tuck Back?

    In mid-November, this wasn't a conversation worth having. At that point, Justin Tuck was a washed-up veteran on the wrong side of 30 who had recorded only 10.5 sacks in 37 games over a two-and-a-half-year span...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 4,912 reads 26 comments

  14. What Are the Odds Michael Vick Stays in Philadelphia?

    Michael Vick is confident he'll be a starter somewhere in 2014, but confidence and reality aren't always aligned...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 13,624 reads 71 comments

  15. How Would Jermichael Finley Fit in with the New York Giants?

    Free agency is still more than a month away, but players and teams are already being linked by virtue of natural fit or because word is leaking that there could be something in the works...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 12,535 reads 30 comments

  16. How the Dallas Cowboys Can Clean Up Their Mess as Quickly as Possible

    This isn't the first time the Dallas Cowboys have been somewhat of a laughingstock, and it probably won't be the last...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 22,286 reads 53 comments

  17. No Reason the Philadelphia Eagles Can't Bring Both Maclin and Cooper Back

    I understand that it's not my money and that a hard salary cap exists in the National Football League, so Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman has every right to ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 6,988 reads 85 comments

  18. Don't Be Surprised If the Dallas Cowboys Play Seattle in the Season Opener

    Annually, the defending Super Bowl champion opens the NFL regular season at home against a quality opponent on NBC in prime time, three days before the rest of the league kicks off...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 13,616 reads 33 comments

  19. Washington Doesn't 'Deserve' a Super Bowl

    The New York/New Jersey Super Bowl went off with relatively few hitches, which could set a dangerous precedent. Now, every cold-weather city wants a shot to host a Super Bowl. That includes Washington, D...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 162 reads 1 comments

  20. Washington Redskins Should Be Stubborn When It Comes to Kirk Cousins

    Washington Redskins backup quarterback Kirk Cousins is "open" to being traded, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 21,193 reads 122 comments

  21. Double Standard on Winning Continues to Hurt Haley's Hall of Fame Candidacy

    There are those who say Super Bowls are worth a considerable amount of weight when measuring a player's body of work...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 10,054 reads 16 comments

  22. Can the Dallas Cowboys Be Trusted to Stay Healthy?

    Those who say injuries aren't an excuse because everybody has them are being lazy. Injuries absolutely can be an excuse for a weak performance or a poor season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,652 reads 17 comments

  23. Michael Strahan Should Be a Hall of Fame Shoo-in

    One year ago this weekend, Michael Strahan became one of the biggest first-ballot Hall of Fame snubs in NFL history. It was silly to make a player like him wait...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 2,725 reads 9 comments

  24. How Close Are the Philadelphia Eagles to Being a Super Bowl Team?

    On Sunday in Jersey, the Seattle Seahawks will try to slay the Denver Broncos to capture their first Vince Lombardi Trophy. If that happens, the list of active teams without Super Bowl victories will shrink from 14 to 13...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 13,932 reads 68 comments

  25. Cowboys Doomed Yet Again as Jerry Jones Continues to Make the Same Mistakes

    If NFL franchises are machines and the coaches on the staff are the wires, the Dallas Cowboys ' wiring has become that tangled mess in the bottom drawer of your home-office cabinet...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 32,215 reads 138 comments